Browse our reports to find out about Ontario’s universities’ role in everything from jobs and skills to health care and community transformation.
Ontario’s universities’ 2020 Pre-Budget Submission details how government and universities can partner to unleash the potential of our province by helping our students gain the transferrable skills they need to thrive, sharing cutting-edge infrastructure with local businesses and fuelling a dynamic innovation ecosystem that will drive economic development and help build a stronger Ontario.
Scroll down to see key facts and stories highlighting the impacts of Ontario’s universities to our students, communities and province.
This booklet features some of the ways Ontario’s universities are building on the province’s strong manufacturing base and clusters of technology companies, while ensuring students have the skills, knowledge and experience they need to thrive in Ontario’s ever-evolving manufacturing sector.
Together, government, industry and universities can create a competitive business climate within the province’s manufacturing sector that enables companies and manufacturers to continue to grow, thrive and invest in Ontario.
From creating the life-saving technologies that improve quality of life, to training the physicians, nurses and other health professionals that deliver the highest-quality care to the people of Ontario – our universities play a critical role in strengthening the province’s health-care system.